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Amnesty International

Amnesty International is a worldwide campaigning movement that works to promote all of the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards. Its mission is to undertake research and action focussed on preventing and ending grave abuses of the rights to physical and mental integrity, freedom of conscience and expression, and freedom from discrimination, within the context of its work to promote all human rights. Amnesty International has more than a million members and supporters in over 140 countries and territories. It is impartial and independent of any government, political persuasion or religious creed. It is financed largely by subscriptions and donations from its worldwide membership.  Website: www.amnesty.org
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Guinea: New criminal code drops death penalty but fails to tackle impunity and keeps repressive provisions

5 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Lesotho: criminal investigation into the killing of Mahao must be pursued vigorously

25 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hissene Habre verdict: Landmark decision brings justice for tens of thousands of victims

31 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

The long road to justice for Chad's Hissene Habre

30 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Uganda: President Al-Bashir must be arrested and surrendered to the ICC

12 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iraq: Security challenges do not give carte blanche to commit human rights violations

5 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Surge in killings by police sparks fear in favelas ahead of Rio Olympics

27 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UN must monitor human rights in Western Sahara and Sahrawi refugee camps

26 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Indonesia: Police chief's shocking torture admission only tip of iceberg

21 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Zimbabwe: Deplorable attack on brother of missing activist must be urgently investigated

19 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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